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Iris Dement performs at the 2013 Newport Folk Festival. Meagan Beauchemin/NPR hide caption

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Iris DeMent, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2013

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Dana Falconberry performs a Tiny Desk Concert at NPR Music in Washington, D.C., on May 12, 2013. Gabriella Demczuk/NPR hide caption

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Dana Falconberry: Tiny Desk Concert

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Justin Townes Earle, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2013

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Shovels & Rope, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2013

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The Milk Carton Kids, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2013

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Hurray For The Riff Raff performs at the 2013 Newport Folk Festival. Meagan Beauchemin/NPR hide caption

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Hurray For The Riff Raff, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2013

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Alynda Lee Segarra records as Hurray For The Riff Raff, one of the emerging acts making its debut at the Newport Folk Festival this year. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Song Premiere: The Civil Wars' 'Dust To Dust' Is An Ode To The End

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Left to right: Daniel Machalak, James Philips and Stuart Robinson of Bombadil. Melissa Fuller/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Bombadil: Scattered By Fate, A Band Regroups And Rebuilds

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Cheyenne Mize performs a Tiny Desk Concert on May 16, 2013. Marie McGrory/NPR hide caption

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David Rawlings and Gillian Welch perform on Mountain Stage. Mountain Stage hide caption

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Gillian Welch And David Rawlings On Mountain Stage

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